Hunt for Rotherham’s missing lottery winners
With the deadlines to claim fast approaching, the National Lottery enlisted the help of Rotherham United in advertising the unclaimed prizes the second is worth 50,000.
Fans at yesterday match against Leeds United were greeted with banners and giant replica tickets, encouraging the 12,000 strong crowd to search everywhere for the missing tickets.
The 500,000 prize is from the Thunderball draw on July 20th. The winning ticket was bought in the Rotherham Metropolitan Council area and the winning numbers were 23, 25, 33, 36, 37 and the Thunderball was10. The ticket holder only has until 16 January, 2017 to claim this prize.
The second unclaimed prize is from the special Lotto Medal Draw on August 27th. This ticket was also bought in the Rotherham Metropolitan Council area. The winning code for this prize is GREY 1431 4050 and the lucky ticket holder has until February 23rd next year to claim their win.
These are two life changing sums of money sitting and waiting to be collected by two lucky players who bought their tickets in theRotherham Metropolitan Council area.
We’re encouraging all players to check their old Lotto and Thunderball tickets again or look anywhere a missing ticket could be hiding. Try checking in draws, pockets, wallets and in the bottom of handbags someone out there could literally be carrying around a fortune and not even know it! We have the champagne and big cheques on standby all we need is the lucky winners to come forward to claim their prizes.